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Security Guard Ottawa, Ontario - Canada

Ottawa, Canada

We are North America’s leading security services provider with over 200,000 phenomenal employees. At Allied Universal, we pride ourselves on fostering a promote from within culture. There are countless examples of individuals who began their career as Professional Security Officers and today hold positions on our senior leadership team. In fact, over 65% of our managerial positions are filled by internal candidates.

  • Full Time
  • JOB LEVEL: Mid-Level
  • Travel: No

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Success Profile

What makes a successful Professional Security Officer at Allied Universal?
Check out the top traits we’re looking for and see if you have the right mix.

  • Perceptive
  • Helpful
  • Trust Worthy
  • Team Player
  • Responsible
  • Quick Thinking

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Culture

  • OUR CORE VALUES MAKE US PHENOMENAL. Efficient & Effective, Obsessively Focused on Results, Client Focused, Nimble, Fast and Responsive, United as a Team
  • Our shared sense of duty to our customers and to one another, a dedication to a customer experience that is an industry standard
  • Our relationships are at the heart of everything we do, each and every day.

Career Path

Allied Universal offers many career paths to support your immediate and future success.

  • Regional President

  • Regional Vice President

  • General Manager

  • Branch Manager

  • Director of Operations

  • Operations Manager

  • Field Supervisor

  • Shift Supervisor

  • Professional Security Officer

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"There is a mission, philanthropy, that we stand for… we do exciting and fulfilling work that protects people and assets, and that feels good"

Rewards

From the time our Professional Security Guards are hired, Generally, excluding some clients and unions, employees are eligible for health and welfare benefits 1st of month following 60 days of employment. For 401(k) eligibility employees are eligible after 6 months of service.”

Benefits

  • Healthcare (Medical/Dental/Vision)

  • Service Anniversary Bonus

  • 401k Retirement Plan

  • Company-Paid Life Insurance

  • Recognition & Rewards Programs

  • Employee Assistance Programs

  • Employee Discount Program

  • Tuition Discount Program

  • Training & Career Development Programs

Responsibilities

Security Guard Ottawa, Ontario - Canada Position Type Full Time Shift Type Evening,Overnight Req ID 2019-302166 Work Days Available Monday - Friday

At Allied Universal, our vision is to be exceptional, to maintain exceptional people, to provide exceptional service, and to create exceptional results! Join a company that cares for and recognizes its people. Whether you are an experienced Security Professional, or interested in exploring the security field as a career option, we welcome you to apply! This is a great opportunity to join Allied Universal; a dynamic high-powered security team focused on securing client properties while delivering exceptional customer service. Allied Universal currently seeks Security Guards in Ottawa, Gloucester, Russell, Embrun, Limoges, Nepean area. The ideal candidate for the position is excellent with customers and has an impressive ability to communicate.

Schedule: Full time immediate openings for all shifts (Continental shift work likely required)

Must haves: Valid Security Guard License

Work Setting: Inside - Manufacturing plant / office setting

Assignments: Deter theft, patrol, provide strong security presence, access control

Capabilities: Strong customer service, attention to detail, standing, sitting and walking

Specific Skills: Screening employees and contractors as they enter and exit the facility, Enforce regulations of establishments, Resolve conflict situations, Maintain order, follow emergency procedures. Ensure safety and emergency procedures are followed, detect or prevent thefts and vandalism, Write reports.

Other Details: No cost uniform, monetary incentives, room for position advancement

Job Type: Full time & Part-time

Salary: $15.25

We are seeking a Security Guard to become an integral part of our security team, please see the job description below:

Responsibilities:

  • Perform building patrols
  • Sign in visitors
  • Computer skills are required for email and report writing
  • Respond to emergency situations
  • Perform exterior and interior building patrols
  • Monitor premises to prevent theft, violence, or infractions of rules
  • Warn violators of premise rules and regulations
  • Report any facility issues such as fire hazards and leaking water pipes

Qualifications:

  • Valid Ontario Security License
  • Previous experience in security, law enforcement, or other related fields is a plus!
  • Familiarity with security equipment
  • Strong attention to detail